VOV.VN - A tropical depression situated in the East Sea developed into Typhoon Sinlaku on August 1, with the storm moving towards Vietnam’s north-central and northern delta regions, according to reports by the National Center for Hydrometeorological Forecasting.
The central provinces and cities are expected to continue long- lasting scorching days with an average hot temperature of 36-40 degrees Celsius from June 26, said the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center.
VOV.VN -Due to a mixture of cold air and the impact of the ninth typhoon of the season in the East Sea, torrential rain will hit the central highland province of Lam Dong, causing landslides, flashfloods and severe flooding, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.
VOV.VN - A flashflood triggered by torrential rains which hit Quang Binh district, northern Ha Giang province on October 22 caused one dead, another missing and great human and property losses, said the chairman of the district People’s Committee, Nguyen Tien Dung.
VOV.VN - Heavy downpours on September 2 caused a series of damaging landslides and severe floods leading to traffic congestion in several areas of the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau.
VOV.VN - On August 31, widespread torrential rains in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien flooded many areas and forced local residents to pack up their belongings and evacuate their homes during the night.
Flashfloods swept away a local on June 27 in Muong Nhe commune, Muong Nhe district of the northern province of Dien Bien, while destroying many houses and massive areas of crop.
VOV.VN - Floods triggered by torrential rains in Hoang Lien National Park on the afternoon of August 12 swept away three local people, said Vu Hung Dung, chair of Sapa District People’s Committee in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai.
VOV.VN - A special relief committee organized by authorities of Son La Province has collected US$25,700 (VND597 million) from donors across the country for relief from the effects of recent flooding.
VOV.VN - A part of Mu Cang Chai Town in northern Yen Bai Province was completely destroyed after the flashflood. Many buildings and public infrastructure were seriously damaged.
VOV.VN - Earlier today (August 3), torrential rain and flashfloods killed at least five people and left 12 missing in the Muong La District, northern Son La Province and Mu Cang Chai District, Yen Bai Province.
(VOV) - Northern provinces will have 3-4 medium and heavy rains and 2-3 hot spells in June.